Jānis Sarāns, LL.M., specializes in competition, EU law, and dispute resolution. He assists partners with the firm’s high profile antitrust, construction, IPR, and specific EU law cases. Jānis has gained notable experience in domestic and international arbitration related matters as well as in litigation before the domestic and international courts. Additionally, Janis has gained experience in the alternative dispute resolution, while spending six months as a mediator for the Superior Court of California County of Los Angeles.
Jānis represents clients before the Competition Council, courts, and governmental institutions that are competent in cybercrime and technology aspects of the law. Jānis has a particular interest in modern technology, cybercrime, data, and artificial intelligence research, as well as their correlation with jurisprudence and business.
2016 / Associate, VILGERTS
2016 / Junior Associate, VILGERTS
2014 / Legal Assistant, VILGERTS
2014 / Legal Assistant, ZAB “Elvijs Vēbers un partneri”
2011 / Deputy Head of Chancery / Intern, Constitutional Court of Latvia
2018 / Pepperdine University School of Law, LL.M.
2016 / University of Latvia, Mag. iur.
2017 / Latvian Bar Association